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Code S0020

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    Default Code S0020
    Clearnace Sale
    Does anyone charge for this? It is Bupivicaine used during 64405 & 64450 I have ran across this a few times and Medicare is denying this.

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    Columbia, MO
    S codes cannot be billed to Medicare.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you for your response, I appreciate it

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    We have been told that medicare wants J3490 for bupivicaine. See if that works for you instead of the S0020.
    Anna Weaver, CPC, CPMA, CEMC
    Associate Auditor

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    Thanks I will try that and see if that works


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